Local areas Articles

  • No categories

Celebrating Bonfire Night In South London

Remember, remember the fifth of November…across the UK, people celebrate Bonfire Night on November 5th. There are small fireworks parties in back gardens along with big organised displays in public parks. The reason we do it is […]

Join a semi-participatory audio walk to rediscover the lost words of women

bardolr

BARDO is an experiential audio walk. It’s a guided audio piece combining fact and fiction, rediscovering the lost voices of women’s literary London. It’s stories are heavily inspired by South London’s Feminist Library. Guided by a Librarian […]

Anti-eviction street art in Brixton

anti-eviction-artwork-brixton-01

Brixton Arches: anti-eviction street art sends out a message to Network Rail. With most of the businesses now evicted from Brixton’s railway arches, local street artists @Morganico and @MariaInPaint have sent out a message to Network Rail, decrying their […]

Memories: Festival of Britain at Battersea Park

pc174

In 1951 Battersea Park hosted the Festival Pleasure Gardens, one of the major exhibitions of the Festival of Britain. Judith Taylor (nee Reid) joined the Festival of Britain project in 1949 and worked as Personal Secretary […]

Map of peckham ghosts, hauntings and odd happenings

Screen Shot 2016-09-06 at 14.45.38

London SE15 is full of strange stories and odd happenings. Peckham Literary Festival have put together a cool map for your enjoyment, check it out here…

The old waiting room in Peckham

Old-Waiting-Room-later-Billiard-Hall-Peckham-Rye-Station-London-designed-by-Victorian-Architect-Charles-Henry-Driver-in-1865.-Photo-by-Benedict-OLooney-Architect-on-the-Old-Waiting-Room-project.

The old waiting room at Peckham Rye Station is being restored so it can be opened to the public by autumn. We wrote an article back in 2010 about the restoration project. Now, after 6 years, […]

Peckham Festival – Celebrating Creative And Cultural Peckham

Brilliant Neon Ltd are bringing their happy neon for happy people to Peckham Festival!

Get ready for the inaugural Peckham Festival! The four day event, running from September 8.-11., will celebrate all that Peckham has to offer – culture, art, music, food, theatre, film and entrepreneurialism to name but […]

The community of Peckham wants its lido back

Screen Shot 2016-06-28 at 09.40.13

The once loved Peckham Lido has been buried underground for almost 30 years. We now want to bring it back, better than ever, for the whole community to enjoy. Buried beneath the grass, in an […]

Page 3 of 11« First...2345...Last »